Butchers Coppice

Details

Description

Large field for camping and games or small secluded copse pitches. Suitable for a wide varietty of camps. Within easy reach of Brownsea Island.

Address
Butchers Coppice
Holloway Avenue
West Howe
Town
Bournemouth
County
Dorset
Post code
BH11 9JW
Tel
01202 574747
Fax
-
Email
info@butcherscoppice.org.uk
URL
http://www.butcherscoppice.org.uk
Location
SZ 056 962 - 50.765N 1.921W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Darren Gilbert
Address
5 Plantagenet Crescent
 
Town
Bournemouth
County
Dorset
Post code
BH11 9PL
Tel
07802 438298
Fax
08700 526205
Email
info@butcherscoppice.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
Yes
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Orienteering
  • Abseiling
  • Burma Rope Bridge
  • Pioneering
  • Climbing Wall
  • Archery
  • Shooting
  • Indoor Games Room
  • Boulder Wall
  • Agility Trail
  • Junior Play Trail
  • Trampolines
  • Auto-Belay Rock Climbing
  • Crate Stacking
  • High Ropes

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Boat Trips
  • Sports Centre
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Brownsea Island
  • Splashdown
  • Oceanarium
  • 10 Screen UCI Cinema
  • Blue flag beaches
  • Canoeing
  • Jurassic Coast
  • Local Heath Walks
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • MonkeyWorld
  • Tank Museum

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
250
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
72
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
48
Fuel type
Gas / Electric
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Bournemouth or Poole
Coach station
Bournemouth or Poole
Airport
Bournemouth
Sea/river port
Poole
Tourist information
Poole
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Brochure available on web site. Easy access by public transport

Last modified: 23rd October 2009

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